Parkway (Bossier City, LA) 2016 corner C.J. Morgan made the trip to Starkville for last night's Mississippi State vs. Alabama game, and he departed with great news after speaking one-on-one with MSU CBs coach Deshea Townsend...
It’s common enough to watch Bulldog players doing penalty push-ups after a bad play. But their coaches? In the case of Deshea Townsend, absolutely so. The newest member of Mississippi State’s defensive staff will drop to the turf immediately if he throws a ball where his cornerback can’t catch it in drills.
Mississippi State cornerbacks coach Deshea Townsend talks about the cornerbacks position.
One of the top defensive backs in Mississippi State's summer camp sessions was Ridgeland High School product Xavier Marion. The talented Marion was impressive in drills and one-on-ones drawing the praise of Bulldog corners coach Deshea Townsend. FOXSportsNext was eager to learn more about Marion and caught up with him for an interview.
Mississippi State was looking to make a splash hire for the open cornerbacks coaching position. It appears that Coach Dan Mullen has done just that with the addition of former Pittsburgh Steelers great Deshea Townsend.